Political map features. It is unlike other maps in that its purpose is specifically to show borders. Political features on maps include boundaries for countries and states locations of cities and other markings that help the viewer understand the expanse of different political entities. Like the sample above differing colours are often used to help the user differentiate between nations. Towns and cities are considered features of political maps.
Maps in simple terms represent a geographical area in a way that enables people to find places andor to better understand the features of a particular destination. It also makes a deliberate political statement about which areas of the earth belong to a country or state. Features of the world map important features represented by the world map are the continents of the world. Political map political maps are designed to show governmental boundaries of countries states and counties the location of major cities and they usually include significant bodies of water.
This information is probably. The term political map is defined key features of the political map are discussed and tips are given for reading a political map. Our world is divided into 7 important continents which are listed below. A political map is a map that shows lines defining countries states andor territories.
This lesson discusses the features of political maps. However these may not be the only political features on a map.